Come for the products,
stay for the community

The Atlassian Community can help you and your team get more value out of Atlassian products and practices.

Atlassian Community about banner
4,294,562
Community Members
 
Community Events
165
Community Groups

PDF viewer app does not display whole page

So I create a PDF document and use the PDF viewer app to view it in Confluence Cloud but the image is not shown completely - part of the image needs to be scrolled to view. Is there any workaround to enable a complete page view of a PDF document? Example below showing cut-off bottom portion of pdf filepdf example.PNG

1 answer

0 votes
Brant Schroeder Community Leader Apr 24, 2022

@Nicholas Wade are you just using the standard PDF export from Confluence?  Is the image scrollable in Confluence or is it full size.

Hi, we’re talking about viewing in Confluence, nothing to do with exporting. Using the PDF viewer app the page is displayed as a small area which can be magnified to display part of the PDF file, but it does not display the whole of the PDF page (A4) or anything near it.

I note also that there are 2 ways to import pdf files, and each produces a different end result.

As you can see from the screen grab, the image is small on the page when importing with /pdf app:

4.PNG
  But when you view the page it does not show the whole of the document - just a kind of windowed view - forcing you to scroll the page or reduce the view size:

5.PNG

Importing by selecting a file option from the main tool bar gives a small pdf icon on the page, this then expands upon clicking to the width of the screen. I want to zoom to fit page which it says it does but it does not.

 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Confluence

Confluence: Where work and wellness meet

Feeling overwhelmed by the demands of work and life? With a 25% increase in the prevalence of anxiety and depression worldwide during the pandemic, for most of us, it’s a resounding yes . 🙋‍♀️ ...

782 views 5 21
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you